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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Matthew Cunningham, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Cunningham has been reviewed by 44 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Kyphosis
  • Laminectomy
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis

Education & Awards

Dr. Cunningham graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 11 awards.

Orthopaedic Fellowship Award, New York Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation
Emerging Leader Program, American Orthopaedic Association
Philip D. Wilson Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Surgery Research, Hospital for Special Surgery
New York Orthopedic Hospital Award for Outstanding Research & Clinical Performance, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University
Clinician Scientist Development Program, AAOS/OREF/ORS
North American Spine Society Young Investigator Research Grant Award
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Upper East Side
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
New York
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
New York, NY


Dr. Cunningham has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital For Special Surgery 

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Additional Information
Dr. Matthew Edward Cunningham MD and PHD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 11 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine.
Where does Dr. Matthew E. Cunningham practice?
Dr. Matthew Cunningham has 1 office location.
Dr. Matthew Cunningham practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine near New York, NY.
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